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December 2015

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Technip wins piping contract for Iracema North pre-salt field
15 December 2015 The Tupi BV consortium of BG, Galphabe and Petrobras Netherlands...

February 2015

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Confidence crisis for UK oil and gas
04 February 2015 Increased running costs, reduced efficiency and cheap oil have contributed...

January 2015

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Call for 30% tax cut to save North Sea oil
14 January 2015 Oil & Gas UK has called for drastic tax cuts to save Britain’s North Sea...

December 2014

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Tubular Bells field now operational
15 December 2014 Energy firms Hess and Chevron USA have commenced production at the...

Oyster Petroleum to acquire 30% interest in UK North Sea P.2132 licence
15 December 2014 Exploration and production firm Oyster Petroleum has agreed to acquire a...

Technip wins contract for Abu Dhabi Nasr Phase II project
15 December 2014 French engineering firm Technip has secured a contract from Abu Dhabi...

Eni partners Sonangol for Angola projects
15 December 2014 Eni and Sonangol have signed an agreement to jointly develop oil and...

Cairn and partners complete SNE-1 well drilling programme
15 December 2014 Cairn Energy and its joint venture partners have completed operations on...

SeaBird secures $176-million LOA from TGS for 2D surveys in Mexico and US
15 December 2014 SeaBird Exploration has secured a letter of award, worth about $176...

November 2014

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Saudi Aramco's oil resources to grow to 900 billion barrels by 2025
19 November 2014 Saudi Aramco expects to have 900 billion barrels of oil resources by 2025,...

October 2014

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Petrofac wins ultra-deepwater contract in Nova Scotia
31 October 2014 Petrofac has been awarded a contract to work with the government of...

August 2014

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BP’s Trinidad and Tobago platform greenlit
14 August 2014 BP Trinidad and Tobago (bpTT) has been given the go-ahead to build a...

Optimism in UK’s offshore oil and gas industry falling
07 August 2014 Optimism in the UK’s offshore oil and gas is declining, statistics show....

TGS to survey Great Australian Bight in 3D
01 August 2014 TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company (TGS) will embark upon its largest ever...

Oil and Gas workforce to be mapped out in new study
01 August 2014 A major new study will provide comprehensive data on the UK upstream oil...

July 2014

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Statoil divests 10% interest in Angola blocks
04 July 2014 Statoil ASA has divested 10% interest to Colombia’s state-owned Ecopetrol...

June 2014

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Extract Offshore Technology Focus's insights from new app
10 June 2014 Staying up to speed with the latest offshore industry news is critical...

TOTAL sells stake in Shah Deniz field
03 June 2014 TOTAL has sold its 10% stake in the Shah Deniz field and South...

April 2014

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BP reports $3.2 billion profits for Q1 2014
30 April 2014 Multinational BP has reported a 23% drop in profits to $3.22 billion...

March 2014

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Myanmar awards 20 offshore exploration tenders
27 March 2014 Myanmar has awarded tenders to explore for oil and gas in its 20...

Petrobras announces seventh Prorefam round
19 March 2014 Petrobras president Maria das Graças Silva Foster and the director...

February 2014

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New Petrobras well comes on-stream in Sapinhoá field
21 February 2014 Petrobras has announced that well 9-SPS-77 in the pre-salt Sapinhoá Field...

Petrobras CEO nominated to list of most influential people in business
17 February 2014 Petrobras president Maria das Graças Silva Foster is among 200...

January 2014

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Self-development key to grasping energy sector opportunities
16 January 2014 Dr Roula Michaelides, Director of Studies for the online MSc in...

September 2013

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Patrol Vessel – SAR Vessel Class: DNV 1A1 HSLC R3 Patrol US $ 950,000
23 September 2013 The company offers this unique vessel complete with spare parts in...

August 2013

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Durable fire protection in exposed conditions
07 August 2013 Dipak Mistry of International Paint explains the key criteria for the...

July 2013

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Reliance and partners discover gas at KG D6 block
05 July 2013 India-based Reliance Industries, along with its partners BP and...

Talisman Energy produces oil from HST/HSD development
05 July 2013 Canada-based Talisman Energy has started oil production from its Hai Su...

CNOOC to explore Arctic with Eykon Energy
05 July 2013 China National Offshore Oil (CNOOC) has teamed up with Eykon Energy to...

May 2013

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Booth 106 WorkSite Lighting Invites OTC Exhibitors and Attendees to Visit
09 May 2013 WorkSite Lighting LLC, manufacturer of hazardous location products, will...

November 2012

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Cyprus to develop Mediterranean reserves amid Turkey warnings
22 November 2012 Cyprus will further develop potential oil and gas reserves in the...

Wärtsilä wins supply contract for Australia’s Ichthys project
22 November 2012 Wärtsilä Moss has secured a contract from Daewoo Shipbuilding &...

Chevron makes gas discovery in Satyr-4 exploration well
22 November 2012 Chevron Australia, a subsidiary of Chevron Corporation, has discovered...

ODYE acquires exploration blocks offshore Sierra Leone
22 November 2012 ODYE and its partners, Chevron and Noble Energy, have received...

Statoil confirms oil discovery in Peregrino field, offshore Brazil
22 November 2012 Statoil and its partner Sinochem have completed the drilling of...

Brazil’s petroleum regulator approves Sinochem purchase
22 November 2012 Brazil’s petroleum regulator the National Petroleum Agency has approved...



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